don't give up the day job! Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “don't give up the day job!” in the English Dictionary

"don't give up the day job!" in British English

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don't give up the day job!

humorous used for ​telling someone that you do not ​think they are very good at something: "What did you ​think of my ​singing, then?" "Er, don't give up the ​dayjob!"
(Definition of don't give up the day job! from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “don't give up the day job!”
in Chinese (Simplified) 表示认为对方做某事不在行…
in Chinese (Traditional) 表示認為對方做某事不在行…
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